ZIP Code 28551 - La Grange Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameLa Grange
Zip Code StateNorth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lenoir
Secondary County: Wayne
Area Code252
Current Population:14093
Racial Majority:White 62.22%
Public School Racial Majority:White 42.4%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$42086
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46760
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time23.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range49 - 118 ft.
Area120 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)35.32080400, -77.77930500

Map of ZIP Code 28551 Border

Zip Code 28551 Description

Zip Code 28551 is located in the state of North Carolina in the Greenville - New Bern - Washington metro area. Zip code 28551 is primarily located in Lenoir County. Portions of 28551 are also located in Wayne County. The official US Postal Service name for 28551 is LA GRANGE, North Carolina. Portions of zip code 28551 are contained within or border the city limits of La Grange, NC, Walnut Creek, NC, . Zip code 28551 is within area code 252 and area code 919. 28551 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in North Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 28551 is 3.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 28551 increased to 14093 from 12329 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 28551 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 28551 public schools is White. 66.1% of students in 28551 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 9214 62.22% 8079 +14%
 Black Or African American 4096 27.66% 4350 -6%
 Hispanic 876 5.92% 1383 -37%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.22% 40 -18%
 Asian 99 0.67% 60 +65%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 21 0.37% 21 +162%
 Two Or More Races 151 2.94% 151 +189%

Zip Code 28551 Race/Ethnicity

 White 42.4%
 Black Or African American 39.9%
 Hispanic 13.9%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3%

Zip Code 28551 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1409312329
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households5494
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42086
Income Under $50K Per Year57.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.50%
28551 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
North Carolina District 1G. K. ButterfieldDemocrat
North Carolina District 7David RouzerRepublican
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28551 North Carolina State House of Representatives Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
4Jimmy DixonRepublican
10John R. Bell IVRepublican
12Chris HumphreyRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$105067
Average Real Estate Sale Price$89400
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65m - Rolling Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 28551 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32344048576570686250413450
Avg Max Temp (°F)53576574818790898475665773
Avg Precip (In.)4.463.514.383.313.964.25.615.625.283.2233.3749.91
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Kinston, NC
CBSA Type28551
CBSA Population57180
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 28551
Eastern Wayne High SchoolWayne
North Lenoir High SchoolLenoir
Spring Creek High SchoolWayne
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 28551
E B Frink Middle SchoolLenoir
Eastern Wayne Middle SchoolWayne